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Kivukoni Fish Market

Kivukoni Fish Market
Kivukoni Fish Market

Kivukoni Fish Market

Barack Obama Dr, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
0685296409 Visit Website Category: Activities

Enjoy an Authentic Dar es Salaam Experience at Kivukoni Fish Market

Whether you're in the market for the best catch of the day, or in the mood for the freshest seafood in Dar es Salaam, Kivukoni Fish Market has you covered. Located on the harbor front, this popular point of interest is the best place for experiencing an authentic slice of daily Dar es Salaam life. Watch as fishing boats arrive to offload their catch and check out the diverse variety of aquatic species on display, including crabs, snapper, and squid, to name a few. Early morning is the ideal time to visit if you want to see the markets at the height of their action.


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9 am to 5 pm


  • Dining
  • Photography
  • Fish Auction
  • Sightseeing


  • Can I buy raw fish at Kivukoni Fish Market?

    Visitors can take part in the auction at Kivukoni Fish Market. The seafood can be bought both raw as well as cooked from any of the individual vendors as well as at the only restaurant in the market.
  • How expensive is the seafood at Kivukoni Fish Market?

    Kivukoni Fish Market has a lot in store for seafood lovers. Take your pick from the catch of the day, which usually includes octopus, squid, shrimp, prawns, and a diverse assortment of fish. And it’s all available from as low as $5 USD.

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